Hear From Students Powerfully Impacted By Job Corps

Job Corps changes lives. People from all backgrounds all across the United States have experienced life-changing results through Job Corps. Here are a few of their stories.

Danielle, explained how the Job Corps structure is critical.  “You come in here and there’s a lot of discipline and setup for you to be successful in the future,” Danielle said.

Danielle, Job Corps student

Yaritza told MTC how Job Corps was the perfect fit for her motivation. “I’ve been trying to get my education together for years,” Yaritza said. “With my child, I’m motivated, driven, and hard-working.”

Linda indicated her Job Corps experience helped her help others. “I believe that with this (Job Corps) opportunity I will be able to do something that will make a difference and actually give back,” Linda said.

Shalimar was taken aback by the opportunity provided by Job Corps. “When I came and found all the resources Job Corps provides for me for free, I couldn’t have done it without them,” Shalimar said.

Erick pointed out how Job Corps is a powerful opportunity for thousands. “There are a lot of people like me, Erick said. “They want to be able to develop a skill, need to find a way to receive an education, and want to be able to better their lives.”

Marquise has found direction, thanks in large part to Job Corps. “Before Job Corps, I didn’t know what I wanted my path in life to be,” Marquise explained. “Through Job Corps, I’ve come to realize my potential and ultimately, my end goal in life.”

Marquise, Job Corps student